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  1. slang an unattractive person
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Word Origin

C20: of unknown origin
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  • Now in jolly Scherzo (munter) begin the tricks and sport of babyhood.

  • Mr. Munter mentions that the same practice is common amongst the Patagonians, and the practice extends to adults.

    Folk Lore

    James Napier

  • Without Assessor Munter's unwearied care and assistance—so say the sisters—the undertaking could never have gone forward.

    The Home

    Fredrika Bremer

  • Never before was Assessor Munter so cheerful, so comically cross with all mankind.

    The Home

    Fredrika Bremer

  • Munter tore off his coat, and opened a vein at the very moment in which he lost all consciousness.

    The Home

    Fredrika Bremer